A 25-year-old Dalit woman was allegedly raped by a man for three years on the pretext of marriage, the police said on Sunday.

The woman, a resident of Qutubpur colony here, alleged in her complaint on Saturday that the Jhajjar-based accused had raped her, they said.

The victim’s medical examination confirmed rape, following which the accused was arrested, the police said.

According to the complaint, she had gone to Jhajjar to write an exam about three years back and met the accused there.

They became friends and the accused allegedly started exploiting her on the pretext of marriage. However, he married another woman on June 1, they said. — PTI